areas of public populations and train stations, hotels, et cetera, and caused a lot of damage and killed a lot of people. that this is the model upon which these current plots were being based. however, british intelligence sources tell us that if, in fact, there are plots that, these have been interrupted at a very early stage and interrupted in pakistan, along the pakistan-afghanistan border, largely with the use of american unmanned drone air vehicles, which have been upping the rate of attacks on suspected locales where the plots might be hatched. but again, the bottom line is this and this is the proof in the pudding, is that the terror levels across the west, with that french exception, have not, in fact, been raised. that this is a question of the intelligence sources being safe,ty ther than sorry. betty. >> a bit of good news there, mark phillips live from london.